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Prime malefics in homicidal charts

April 7th, 2018 · 4 Comments · Astrology, Crime, Science

Prime malefics in homicidal charts Despite our best intentions, many people find murder fascinating. And yet because it’s the worst of crimes, to rob another person of their life, we hold killers in contempt. Even as we despise them, however, we struggle to understand them, to know what quirk of gene, character or fate compelled […]

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The Mathematics of Yogas, part 6: Viparita Raja Yoga

June 1st, 2017 · 2 Comments · Astrology, Instruction, Karma

Viparita Raja Yoga Not every cloud has a silver lining, but when it does, it provides an example of how Viparita Raja Yoga works. This yoga operates on the principle that, effectively, two wrongs make a right. For the mathematically-inclined, this is like multiplying two negative numbers and getting a positive, as in (-2) x […]

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Mathematics of Yogas, part 5: Dhana Yoga

March 1st, 2017 · No Comments · Astrology, Instruction, Science

It’s a truism in the medical world that the best guarantee of longevity is to be born to healthy parents. For those who take their health for granted, the next-most-desired aspect of a perfect life is to be born rich or, if that’s not possible, with a birth chart containing multiple wealth yogas. Although there […]

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David Bowie: the starman who fell to earth

January 17th, 2016 · Comments Off on David Bowie: the starman who fell to earth · Astrology, celebrity, Instruction, Karma, Palmistry

David Bowie: the starman who fell to earth “There’s a starman waiting in the sky, he’d like to come and meet us, but he thinks he’d blow our minds.” From the moment he first appeared as Ziggy Stardust, David Bowie was the beautiful alien we fell in love with. In one swoop he made extraterrestrial […]

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Robin Williams’ divine spark of madness

August 14th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Astrology, celebrity

Eclipses have an awesome capacity to plunge us into darkness, leaving us wondering what the hell happened. In the wake of Robin Williams’ suicide, such is the collective state of mind of fans throughout the western world. If there was one word to describe Robin Williams, it might have to be manic. As far as […]

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My Practice of Vedic Astrology

July 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Astrology, Instruction, Karma, Palmistry, Upaye

This article describing my consultation process first appeared under a slightly different title in the May 2014 edition of Jyotish Star. Thanks to Juliana Swanson for encouragement and guidance, and Christina Collins for publishing. Thanks also to my teachers, Hart DeFouw and his guru Mantrji, without whom I’d never have seen the light of the […]

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Miley Cyrus & PopTarts Anonymous

October 8th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Astrology, celebrity

“Hi, my name is Miley and I’m a twerkaholic. Don’t judge.” Ever since Miley Cyrus appeared with Robin Thicke on the Video Music Awards, 25 August 2013, the world has been reeling with the image of the tongue-twisting pop tart in flesh-colored short shorts doing the next-to-nasty on prime time network TV. Shocking, perhaps, but […]

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Lindsay Lohan: Fully Loaded

January 19th, 2013 · 9 Comments · Astrology, celebrity, Karma

If anyone needed evidence of Rahu’s power to turn an otherwise charmed life into a shit-storm of trouble, look no further than Lindsay Lohan. Lindsay (LiLo) Lohan was born July 2, 1986, at 9:50 pm in New York. (Data courtesy of Astrotheme.com) Her mother was a singer/dancer, her father a Wall Street trader. She began […]

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Will the real Justin Bieber please show up?

September 6th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Astrology, celebrity

Justin Bieber, Canadian wunderkind of pop music, has a virtually squeaky-clean image so far, but there’s a dark side that’s waiting in the wings, and eventually it will have to come out of hiding. Bieber was born March 1, 1994 in London, Canada, and raised by a single mother as a devout Christian. He taught […]

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Pattinson & Stewart: Lovers in the Twilight Zone

July 30th, 2012 · 10 Comments · Astrology, celebrity, Instruction, Karma

Christian Fundamentalist parents all over America can rejoice this month, having received proof positive that vampire adulation will send you to hell – along with other devil worshippers – just as the good book said. This is apparently what’s happened to Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson. Once regarded as one of Hollywood’s most beautiful young […]

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